Past Meetup

3rd Wednesday of the Month Bitcoin Meetup

This Meetup is past

13 people went

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Speaker: Jose Rodriguez

Jose is the Vice President of Payments at Bitso, the first Bitcoin exchange in Mexico. He is also in charge of BistoPagos, a Bitcoin payment processor. He has been a partner of Unisend First Bitcoin Exchange in Argentina and Unisend Mexico. He currently is a partner at StartJoin, crowdfunding platform that accepts Bitcoin and StartCoin.

Jose will be speaking to us about the following topics:

- Bitcoin in Mexico
- Bitso - The first Mexican Bitcoin Exchange - what it is and how it works
- Bitso acquisition of competitor Unisend Mexico
- The future of Bitso and where it is heading
- Ripple Gateway and its current uses
- - A remittance service using Bitso and Ripple for micro-payments
- BitsoPagos - A way to accept payments with Bitcoin and get paid in Mexican pesos


6:30 - 7:15: Networking
7:15 - 8:15: Speaker
8:15 - 9:00: Networking